Only Air @ Ohio University

The Ohio University New Music Ensemble, led by Mark Phillips, and featuring soprano Debra Rentz and conductor Steven Huang, will perform Only Air. Soprano - Debra Rentz (OU professor of voice) Flute - Bradley Legg Clarinet - Valarie Breda Violin - John Paul Fretwell Cello - Gillian Gonder Percussion - Forrest Yankey and Alex Johnstone […]

Jabberwocky @ ILMEA Conference

Dr. Karyl Carlson and the Illinois State University Concert Choir perform Dennis's SATB setting of Lewis Carroll's Jabberwocky at the Illinois Music Education Association 2017 conference. Illinois Music Education Conference Illinois State University Concert Choir Dr. Karyl Carlson, director The Waterhouse Peoria, IL January 26, 2017 7:30pm

Percussia: Starfish at Pescadero @ Queens Museum

Queens-based ensemble Percussia performs Dennis's Starfish at Pescadero at the Queens Museum. Percussia commissioned the work in 2007, and this is the ensemble's third time performing it. Based on poetry by Idris Anderson, the piece tells of an afternoon spent at the beach, and of falling in love with the wrong person. Percussia Ingrid Gordon […]

2017 New Music Gathering

Dennis and fellow music podcaster Garrett Hope of The Portfolio Composer will co-present a panel at the 2017 New Music Gathering in Bowling Green, OH in May 2017. They will be joined by composer Jennifer Jolley and tubist Scott Tegge.

Music Publishers Association

Dennis will participate in a panel discussion, Rethinking the ABCs in Today’s Music Publishing Marketplace, moderated by Frank J. Oteri for the annual Music Publishers Association luncheon.

SWR Vokalensemble


Patrick Angus Reclining Nude Darien 1989 Gouache auf Papier 36 x 51 cm Sammlung Martine Ehlinger, Luxemburg © Douglas Blair Turnbaugh Inspired by the work of Patrick Angus, soloists from the SWR Vocal Ensemble give an insight into the scene of the "gay composer" in New York with its long history and stylistic diversity. The […]

National Association of Teachers of Singing

Dennis will be on-site at the NATS 55th National Conference in Las Vegas representing the four inaugural volumes of the NewMusicShelf Anthologies of New Music. Stop by the NewMusicShelf booth and say hi!

This Glass @ Cheah Chan Duo

Baritone Phillip Cheah and pianist Trudy Chan perform Dennis' song This Glass on a program of American art songs from the last quarter century. Broad Stripes and Bright Stars Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 8:00 pm The Chapel of St. Bartholomew’s Church New York, NY